Notes on Hellenism in Bactria and India
, Alexander the Great
This study, which appeared in the Journal of Hellenic Studies 22(1902) pp. 268-293 was written by the great historian W. W. Tarn. Based on classical sources the author considers aspects of Graceo-Bactrian and Graeco-Indian culture. Topics include: the founding of cities, the intermarriage of populations, the Menander legend, coinage, Buddhism, Zoroastrianism, Parthia, the Kushans, language, architecture, sculpture, and trade. Extensive and invaluable scholarly notes. 28 pdf pages. Book digitized by Google, article extracted and uploaded by user Robert Bedrosian.